Foreign teachers in Hong Kong govt schools ordered to swear allegiance
'Neglect, refusal or failure' to sign the declaration will lead to contract termination.
Why now, educationists ask on govt move to scrap PT3
They say many issues should be addressed before such a move is made, and that the unexpected announcement may have wasted the time and money spent on preparing for the exam this year.
Term of service for 2019 interim teachers extended another year
The education ministry says this will allow the Education Service Commission to complete the interviews and permanent appointments for teachers who meet the set requirements.
The teachers giving their all, wherever they are
Whether in urban cities or rural villages, they work wholeheartedly to impart knowledge and good values to their students.
2-year contract extension for 2,600 teachers
Details will be announced once the education ministry and Education Service Commission finish their discussions.
13,255 teachers given placements under one-off recruitment programme
Another 515 will be given placements from April 11 onwards.
Teachers allowed to participate in politics
The same permission applies to staff at the Community Development Department or Kemas.
Excitement and joy as students return to school
Many parents are also glad that their children are able to attend face-to-face classes again.
Respectful or inappropriate? Teachers give their two cents on ‘second parent titles’
Some have no problem being called 'father' or 'mother' while others say this could open the door to issues such as sexual grooming.
97.5% of teachers fully vaccinated as of end-October
Deputy Education Minister Mah Hang Soon says 99.04% of teachers have received at least one dose of vaccine.
Education ministry denies report on prohibited punishments in schools
It says it never issued a table titled 'MoE Disciplinary Unit: Forms of Prohibited Punishment' as spread on social media.
Education ministry believed to have the most unvaccinated civil servants
The Public Service Department is updating the data of civil servants who have yet to be vaccinated, in a process expected to end in two weeks' time.